STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Female Driver in Hospital after Crashing into Telephone Pole

A female driver was sent to the hospital with serious injuries after police said she crashed her vehicle into a telephone pole.

Posted: Apr 28, 2018 12:23 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A female driver was sent to the hospital with serious injuries after police said she crashed her vehicle into a telephone pole.

The St. Joseph Police Department responded to the single-vehicle accident just after 11 p.m. Friday night near the 36th Street and Frederick Avenue intersection.

Authorities said they are not sure what led up to the accident. The Crash Team was called in to investigate.

"The Crash Reconstruction Team is out. They'll be out reconstructing the accident and conducting their own investigation trying to figure out what exactly caused this crash," Sgt. Brad Kerns, SJPD, said.

The victim's identity has not been released. The accident is still under investigation with the St. Joseph Police Department.

Saint Joseph
Clear
42° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 32°
Feels Like: 37°
Maryville
Clear
49° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 44°
Savannah
Clear
42° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 37°
Cameron
Clear
46° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 40°
Fairfax
Clear
47° wxIcon
Hi: 58° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 42°
Rain chances continued on Tuesday afternoon for northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas. Shower chances continue throughout the day Tuesday and into Wednesday morning. Wednesday we will see cooler temperatures across the area with highs only in the lower 40's. Temperatures will be on the mild side in the 40s and 50s into the later half of the week.
KQTV Radar
KQTV Temperatures
KQTV Alerts

Community Events